Presentation on theme: " "Cyber bullying involves the use of information and communication technologies such as e-mail, cell phone and pager text messages, instant messaging."— Presentation transcript:
"Cyber bullying involves the use of information and communication technologies such as e-mail, cell phone and pager text messages, instant messaging (IM), defamatory personal Web sites, and defamatory online personal polling Web sites, to support deliberate, repeated, and hostile behaviour by an individual or group, that is intended to harm others." –Bill Belsey
Cyber bullying can cause huge effects on lives of the victims. Some times the effect can be as bad as suicide. Cyber bullying can hurt the victim very seriously. Often it is the bully who has the problem, not the victim.
Meagan Meier is a victim of cyber bullying. The result of this was suicide Kacie Woody is another victim of cyber bullying. She was kidnapped, raped, then killed, by a cyber predator.
A cyber bully can be almost anyone. The easiest and best way to avoid a cyber bully is to talk 2 a person face to face.
42% of kids have been bullied while online. 25% of those reported that it had happened more than once. 42% of kids have been bullied while online. 25% of those reported that it had happened more than once. 21% of kids have received mean or threatening e-mails or other messages. 58% of kids admit someone has said mean or hurtful things to them online. 58% did not tell their parents about the cyber bullying incident
Once you press “send” you can change a persons life. Maybe even your own life. Once you press “send” you can’t take it back. The best way to avoid being a Cyber Bully is to not say anything online you wouldn’t say in real life.
Try to avoid chatrooms. If someone you don’t know sends you a message don’t open it. Don’t always be online. Take a break and go outside. Don’t give away passwords or other personal information.
Cyber bullying is dangerous. Try to avoid being a cyber bully as it is very hurtful. Try to avoid being cyber bullied. It could result very badly. Have fun but stay safe online.